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Moffitt Library (Berkeley, Calif.). Media Resources Center

Overview
Works: 480 works in 553 publications in 2 languages and 1,082 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  Miscellanea 
Classifications: HF5822, 155.332
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Moffitt Library (Berkeley, Calif.).
Publications by Moffitt Library (Berkeley, Calif.).
Most widely held works by Moffitt Library (Berkeley, Calif.).
Richard M. Nixon: the Watergate tapes ( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Includes twelve and one-half hours of excerpted Nixon White House tape conversations played in open court in the matters U.S. v Connally and U.S. v Mitchell, et. al. in 1974. Edited from 60 hours of recordings subpoenaed by the Watergate Special Prosecution Force
Ethnic notions by Marlon T Riggs( Computer File )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Covering more than one hundred years of United States history, traces the evolution of Black American caricatures and stereotypes that have fueled anti-Black prejudice. Loyal Toms, carefree Sambos, faithful Mammies, grinning Coons, savage Brutes and wide-eyed Pickaninnies roll across the screen in cartoons, feature films, popular songs, advertisements, household artifacts, even children's rhymes. These caricatures permeated popular culture from the 1820s to the Civil Rights era and implanted themselves within the American psyche
Tough guise violence, media, and the crisis in masculinity by Sut Jhally( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"Systematically examine[s] the relationship between images of popular culture and the social construction of masculine identities in the United States at the dawn of the 21st century ... Argues that the widespread violence in American society needs to be understood as part of an ongoing crisis in masculinity"--Container
Race the floating signifier by Stuart Hall( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Stuart Hall, a renowned public speaker and teacher, presents a lecture on race and the meaning of racial signifiers (e.g., skin color) at Goldsmiths' College, New Cross, London. Begins with an interview of Hall by Sut Jhally
China from the inside ( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
China from the Inside is a series of four documentaries that survey China through Chinese eyes to see how history has shaped them, and where the present is taking them. Episodes include Power and the People, deals with the governance of China, The Women, talks about the past and future for Chinese women, Shifting Nature, looks at China's environmental challenges, and Freedom, explores China's conflict between personal freedom and governance
China from the inside ( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
China from the Inside is a series of four documentaries that survey China through Chinese eyes to see how history has shaped them, and where the present is taking them. Episodes include Power and the People, deals with the governance of China, The Women, talks about the past and future for Chinese women, Shifting Nature, looks at China's environmental challenges, and Freedom, explores China's conflict between personal freedom and governance
China from the inside ( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The second program in a series of four documentaries that surveys China through Chinese eyes to see how history has shaped them, and where the present is taking them. This second segment looks at women in contemporary China. China's women have always been under pressure: from men, from family, from work. Now more and more are under new pressure -- from themselves -- to take control of their lives; to get an education; to have a career; to marry for love. It's a slow, difficult process, and it is changing China
China from the inside ( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The first program in a series of four documentaries that surveys China through Chinese eyes to see how history has shaped them, and where the present is taking them. This first segment looks at how the Communist Party exerts control over 1.3 billion Chinese. Do village elections present a chance for people to take a share in power? Chinese people, from farmers to ministers, speak frankly about the problems the country faces and the ways forward
Unnatural causes. is inequality making us sick? ( file )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
When the bough breaks: African American infant mortality rates remain twice as high as for white Americans. African American mothers with college degrees or higher face the same risk of having low birth-weight babies as white women who haven't finished high school. How might the chronic stress of racism over the life course become embedded in our bodies and increase risks?
Unnatural causes. is inequality making us sick? ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The first segment in a documentary series arguing that "health and longevity are correlated with socioeconomic status, people of color face an additional health burden, and our health and well-being are tied to policies that promote economic and social justice."
Unnatural causes. is inequality making us sick? ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The fifth segment in a documentary series arguing that "health and longevity are correlated with socioeconomic status, people of color face an additional health burden, and our health and well-being are tied to policies that promote economic and social justice."
Hip-hop beyond beats and rhymes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A look at the conceptualization of masculinity in hip-hop culture. Pays tribute to hip-hop while challenging the rap music industry to take responsibility for too often perpetuating destructive, deeply conservative styles of manhood that glamorize sexism, violence, and homophobia. Includes interviews with prominent rappers, music industry executives, and social critics
Keten van liefde ( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in Dutch and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A documentary examining the Philippines' second largest export product-- maternal love [domestic workers]-- and how this export affects the women involved, their families in the Philippines, and families in the West. The money the expatriates earn in the West is sent home to the Philippines, where local help is hired to look after their children. This money is the Philippines' largest source of income in foreign currency
Unnatural causes. is inequality making us sick? ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The third segment in a documentary series arguing that "health and longevity are correlated with socioeconomic status, people of color face an additional health burden, and our health and well-being are tied to policies that promote economic and social justice."
Killing us softly 3 advertising's image of women ( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Social theorist Jean Kilbourne lectures on the portrayal of women in advertising, arguing that the artificial & stereotypical representations therein negatively effect women's psychological health
Homeland four portraits of Native action ( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of four battles in which Native American activists are fighting to preserve their land and culture. Gail Small leads the fight to protect the Cheyenne homeland in Montana from proposed methane gas wells that threaten to pollute the water and make the land unsuitable for farming or ranching. In Alaska, Evon Peter is fighting against efforts to drill for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Mitchell and Rita Capitan have founded an organization of Eastern Navajo people in New Mexico, whose drinking water is threatened by proposed uranium mining. In Maine, Barry Dana is battling state government and the paper companies that have left his people unable to fish or swim in or harvest medicinal plants from the river on which they've depended for 10,000 years
Unnatural causes. is inequality making us sick? ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The fourth segment in a documentary series arguing that "health and longevity are correlated with socioeconomic status, people of color face an additional health burden, and our health and well-being are tied to policies that promote economic and social justice."
Unnatural causes. is inequality making us sick? ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The fifth segment in a documentary series arguing that "health and longevity are correlated with socioeconomic status, people of color face an additional health burden, and our health and well-being are tied to policies that promote economic and social justice."
The difference between us ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A three part series exploring the history of race perceptions and behaviors towards races in the United States, within the context of recent scientific discoveries which have have toppled the concept of biological race. Episode one follows students who sequence and compare their own DNA looking for a "race marker." It also looks at the history of racism in the U.S., the advent of stereotypes based on physical attributes attributed to races and somatotypes with particular reference to African Americans
Unnatural causes. is inequality making us sick? ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The seventh and final segment in a documentary series arguing that "health and longevity are correlated with socioeconomic status, people of color face an additional health burden, and our health and well-being are tied to policies that promote economic and social justice."
 
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